Education Network Australia
Education Network Australia (edna) was a pioneering joint initiative of the State and Territory governments and the Australian Government, through their education departments, to provide free news, resources, networks and online tools for educators.
In 2005-2009, edutech principal Mark Tranthim-Fryer managed a team of 15 staff & three million dollar annual budget to deliver a portfolio of national online projects, services & innovations, including Education Network Australia (edna).
edna Groups included one of the earliest and largest Moodle installations with 20,000 members.
edna scope (2009)
- Client: Australian Government (primary sponsor) and State/Territory education departments
- Partners: Education Services Australia (formerly education.au ltd)
- Budget: up to $3m per year
- Duration: 2005-2009 (first established 1996, since decommissioned)